Talks

2021

 

Oxford 2021Tolić, I. Mechanobiology of mitosis. Physics Meets Biology 2021, Oxford,United Kingdom. virtually. July 26-28 2021.

 

 

 

febsTolić, I. Architecture and dynamics of the mitotic spindle. 45th FEBS Congress, Ljubljana, Slovenia. virtually. July 3-8 2021.

 

 

Cell CycleVukušić, K. Microtubule sliding modules based on kinesins EG5 and PRC1-dependent KIF4A drive human spindle elongation. Digital Cell Cycle Club, Abcam, virtually. June 16 2021.

 

 

Cell CycleŠtimac, V. Augmin regulates kinetochore tension and spatial arrangement of spindle microtubules by nucleating bridging fibers. Digital Cell Cycle Club, Abcam, virtually. June 16 2021.

 

 

Cell CycleSošić, I. Chromosome segregation errors in cells with varying contact. Digital Cell Cycle Club, Abcam, virtually. June 16 2021.

 

 

Cell CycleRisteski, P. Microtubule poleward flux promotes chromosome centering on the spindle. Digital Cell Cycle Club, Abcam, virtually. June 16 2021.

 

 

Cell CycleKoprivec, I. Polar kinetochores pivot their way towards the spindle body. Digital Cell Cycle Club, Abcam, virtually. June 16 2021.

 

 

WarwickTolić, I. Mechanobiology of the mitotic spindle. 6th Warwick-Wellcome Quantitative Biomedicine Programme Symposium. The University of Warwick. Warwick, UK, virtually. June 8-9 2021.

 

 

nus-dbs-logoTolić, I. Mechanobiology of the mitotic spindle. Virtual Biology Colloquium. National University of Singapore, Department of Biological Sciences. Singapore. virtually. May 21 2021.

 

 

CBI TolouseTolić, I. Mechanobiology of the mitotic spindle. CBI Workshop “Biophysical modeling: from 3D Genome Organization to Cell and Tissue dynamics”. Centre for Integrative Biology, Toulouse, France, virtually. May 12 2021.

 

 

PMFTolić, I. Mechanobiology of the mitotic spindle. 5th Faculty of Science PhD Student Symposium. Zagreb, Croatia, virtually. April 24-25 2021.

 

 

PMFMartinčić, J. Shining a light on cell division using optogenetics. 5th Faculty of Science PhD Student Symposium. Zagreb, Croatia, virtually. April 24-25 2021.

 

 

mitotic spindleRisteski, P.  Microtubule poleward flux promotes chromosome centering
on the spindle.
Mitotic spindle: From living and synthetic systems to theory, Split, Croatia, virtually. March 28-31 2021.

 

 

BPS2021Tolić, I. Optogenetic control of spindle microtubule crosslinkers reveals that bridging fibers promote chromosome alignment by overlap length-dependent force. The Biophysical Society 65nd Annual Meeting, USA, virtually. February 22-26 2021.

 

GulbenkianTolić, I. A twist in the tale of the mitotic spindle. Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal, virtually. February 19 2021.

 

 

Poster_TTB2021 v2Tolić, I. Mechanobiology of the mitotic spindle. Thirsting for Theoretical Biology 2021, International Centre for Theoretical Science, Bangalore, India, virtually. January 11 2021.

 

 


2020

Tolić, I. A twist in the tale of the mitotic spindle. Fassberg Webinar, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany, virtually. September 3, 2020.

 

 

Screen Shot 2019-01-14 at 15.09.06Tolić, I. Chromosome alignment with the help of bridging microtubules: An optogenetic story. Meiosis in Quarantine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA, virtually. June 11, 2020.

 

 

Jagrić, M. Optogenetic control of PRC1 reveals its role in chromosome alignment at the metaphase plate. EMBO | EMBL Symposia, Microtubules: From Atoms to Complex Systems – Virtual, June 3-6, 2020.

 

 


2019

ASCB 2019 logoTolić, I. Theory and experiments in the study of the mitotic spindle. ASCB/EMBO Meeting 2019, Washington, USA, December 7-11, 2019.

 

 

Screenshot 2019-10-24 at 13.00.37Tolić, I. Torques and forces in the mitotic spindle. Cell Physics 2019, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany, October 9-11, 2019.

 

 

Screenshot 2020-01-21 at 14.12.55Tolić, I. Plenary lecture. HDBMB 2019 Congress, Crossroads in Life Science, Lovran, Croatia, September 25-28, 2019.

 

 


Screenshot 2019-09-02 at 11.14.09Tolić, I. Force-generating machinery of anaphase. EMBO Workshop on Meiosis, La Rochelle, France, August 25-29, 2019.

 

 


Screenshot 2019-09-02 at 13.55.46Tolić, I. Vision talk. Biophysical conference, Hvar, Croatia, August 20-23, 2019.

 

 


Screenshot 2019-09-02 at 13.55.46Risteski, P.  Chromosome segregation errors and aneuploidy. Biophysical conference, Hvar, Croatia, August 20-23, 2019.

 

 


Screenshot 2019-09-02 at 13.55.46Vukušić, K. Push me if you can: role of antiparallel microtubule sliding in anaphase spindle elongation. Biophysical conference, Hvar, Croatia, August 20-23, 2019.

 

 


Screenshot 2019-09-02 at 13.55.46Simunić, J. Dynamics of microtubule bundle formation during prometaphase. Biophysical conference, Hvar, Croatia, August 20-23, 2019.

 

 


Screenshot 2019-06-12 at 14.56.21Tolić, I. A twist in the tale of the mitotic spindle. From pole to pole – Molecules And Mechanism Of The Spindle, a DivIDE Conference, Centre for genomic regulation, Barcelona, Spain, May 30 – June 1, 2019.

 

 

Screenshot 2019-04-17 at 10.11.13Tolić, I. Exploring forces and architecture of the mitotic spindle by laser ablation and optogenetics. IRI Colloquium, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany, April 4, 2019.

 

 

Screenshot 2019-04-16 at 12.06.18Jagrić, M. Optogenetic control of PRC1 reveals its role in kinetochore positioning in the metaphase spindle. Mitotic spindle: From living and synthetic systems to theory, Split, Croatia, March 24-27 2019.

 

 

Screen Shot 2019-01-14 at 15.09.06Tolić, I. Forces and Torques in the Mitotic Spindle. Gordon Research Conference: Stochastic Physics in Biology, Ventura, CA, USA, January 6-11, 2019.

 

 

 


2018

Screen Shot 2019-01-14 at 15.26.38Tolić, I. Forces, torques, and architecture of the mitotic spindle. ASCB/EMBO 2018 Meeting, San Diego, USA, December 8-13, 2018.

 

 

Screen Shot 2019-01-14 at 15.52.54Tolić, I. A twist in the tale of the mitotic spindle.  7th IMPRS-CMB Student Symposium: Unravelling Cellular Intricacies: From Experiment to Insight, Dortmund, Germany, November 12-14, 2018.

 

 

EMBOTolić, I. A new twist in the mitotic spindle. The EMBO Members’ Meeting, Heidelberg, Germany, October 24-26, 2018.

 

 

Venice MeetingTolić, I. A new twist in the mitotic spindle. Venice meeting on Fluctuations in small complex systems IV”, Venice, Italy, October 14-18, 2018.

 

 

Screen Shot 2018-10-01 at 15.22.16Tolić, I. Forces, torques and twist in the mitotic spindle. 3rd International Meeting “Building the Cell 2018″, Paris, France, September 26-28, 2018.

 

 

Screen Shot 2018-10-01 at 15.00.47Tolić, I. Forces, torques and twist in the mitotic spindle. MaM2018 – 3rd Joint SFB 740, SFB 958, TRR 186 Symposium “Membranes and Modules”, Berlin, Germany, September 5-8, 2018.

 

 

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Tolić, I. Forces that divide the chromosomes. 14th International School of Biophysics, Split, Croatia, August 23 – September 1, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. A new twist in the mitotic spindle. LMB-IGBMC Graduate Life Sciences Symposium. The Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology (MRC-LMB), Cambridge, UK, July 11-13, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Biophysics of the mitotic spindle. From Solid State to Biophysics IX: From Basic to Life Sciences. Dubrovnik, Croatia, June 16-23, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces, Torques and Architecture of the Spindle. Meiosis Gordon Conference (GRC) on Molecular Mechanisms and Regulation of Meiosis Across Species. New London, NH, USA, June 10-15, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Mysteries of the mitotic spindle: Chirality, torques and twist. Wednesday Colloquium (MoKo/MiKo), Max Planck Campus Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, April 25, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Mysteries of the mitotic spindle: Chirality, torques and twist. Life Sciences Seminar Series, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland, April 24, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Mysteries of the mitotic spindle: Chirality, bridge, and twist. 2nd IHRS-BioSoft Symposium, Biomolecular Machines: Simulations Meet Experiments, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany, April 23, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Mysteries of the mitotic spindle: Chirality, bridge and twist. Institut Curie, Paris, France, March 13, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Torques and forces in the mitotic spindle. Biophysical Society 62nd Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA, USA, February 17-21, 2018.

 

 

Tolić, I. Mysteries of the mitotic spindle: Chirality, bridge and twist. Cancer, Stem cells & Developmental biology seminar. Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands, January 18, 2018.

 

 


2017

Risteski, P. Microtubule sliding in the bridging fiber pushes kinetochore fibers apart to segregate chromosomes in human cells. ASCB | EMBO Meeting (Minisymposium). Philadelphia, PA, USA, December 02-06, 2017.

 

 

Simunić, J. The mitotic spindle is chiral due to torques generated by motor proteins. ASCB | EMBO Meeting (Microsymposium). Philadelphia, PA, USA, December 02-06, 2017.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces and Torques in the Mitotic Spindle. SFB 944 International Symposium on Cellular Microcompartments: From Analytics to Physiology. Osnabrück, Germany, September 27-29, 2017.

 

 

Pavin, N. The spindle is chiral due to torques generated by motor proteins. EMBO Conference on Meiosis. Hvar, Croatia, August 27-September 1, 2017.

 

 

Tolić, I. Torques and Forces in the Mitotic Spindle. Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Motile and Contractile Systems. New London, NH, USA, July 29-30, 2017.

 

 

Tolić, I. Motor proteins driving chromosome segregation in human cells. Advances in Biomedical Research. Split, Croatia, July 3-7, 2017.

 

 

Buđa, R. Microtubule sliding in the bridging fiber pushes kinetochore fibers apart to segregate chromosomes. Dynamic kinetochore EMBO workshop. Edinburgh, UK, June 6-9, 2017.

 

 

Tolić, I. Laser microsurgery and photoactivation during live-cell imaging of human cells. IVSLA International School on Nanoscale Optical Microscopy. Venice, Italy, 6-9 June 2017.

 

 

Vukušić, K. Mechanism of chromosome segregation in human cells revealed by laser microsurgery and photoactivation. 17th International European Light Microscopy Initiative (ELMI) Meeting. Dubrovnik, Croatia, May 23-26, 2017.

 

 

Tolić, I. Microtubule pivoting and minus end directed motors drive the formation of the mitotic spindle; Meiotic nuclear oscillations are necessary to avoid excessive chromosome associations. The 9th International Fission Yeast Meeting. Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 14-19, 2017.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle. Actin and microtubule cytoskeleton: bridging scales from single molecules to tissues. Roscoff, France, May 8-12, 2017.

 

 


2016

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle. SFB 863 International Meeting: Forces in biomolecular systems. Venice, Italy, September 25-27, 2016.

 

 

Tolić, I. Force balance in the spindle. Venice meeting on Fluctuations in small complex systems II. Venice, Italy, October 9-13, 2016.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle; Live-cell fluorescence microscopy and laser-cutting inside the cell. International School of Biophysics. Split-Zadar, Croatia, September 1-10, 2016.

 

 

Novak, M. Overlap microtubules link sister k-fibres and balance the forces on bi-oriented kinetochores. 80th Annual Conference of the DPG and DPG Spring Meeting. Regensburg, Germany, March 6 – 11, 2016.

 

 

Vukušić, K. Forces in bridging fibers segregate chromosomes independently of the attachment to the spindle pole. 12th International Congress of Cell Biology. Prague, Czech Republic, June 21-25, 2016.

 

 

Buđa, R. Forces in bridging fibers segregate chromosomes independently of the attachment to the spindle pole. EMBO Meeting. Mannheim, Germany, September 10-13, 2016.

 

 

Milas, A. Sliding of microtubules in the bridging fiber segregates chromosomes by creating poleward flux of the attached k-fibers. International School of Biophysics. Split-Zadar, Croatia, September 1-10, 2016.

 

 

Vukušić, K. Forces in bridging fibres segregate chromosomes independently of the attachment to the spindle pole. Central European Genome Stability and Dynamics Meeting (CEGSDM). Zagreb, Croatia, October 15, 2016.

 

 

Simunić, J. Dynamics of PRC1-labeled microtubule super-bundles in prometaphase spindle during chromosome congression. Central European Genome Stability and Dynamics Meeting (CEGSDM). Zagreb, Croatia, October 15, 2016.

 

 

Polak, B. One‐to‐one association between PRC1-labeled microtubule bundles and kinetochores in metaphase. Central European Genome Stability and Dynamics Meeting (CEGSDM). Zagreb, Croatia, October 15, 2016.

 

 


2015

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle, plenary lecture. 10th EBSA European Biophysics Congress. Dresden, Germany, July 18–22, 2015.

 

Tolić, I. Single molecule imaging of motor proteins in vivo, plenary lecture. 12th Multinational Congress on Microscopy. Eger, Hungary, August, 23-28, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Dyneins on microtubules caught in the act. The Long and Winding Road: Neuronal Trafficking in Physiology and Disease. Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, Virginia, USA, May 31 – June 4, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Force balance in the mitotic spindle. Activity meets biology. Dresden, Germany, March 22-25, 2015.

 

 

 

Tolić, I. Dynein, microtubule and cargo: a ménage à trois. First British Microtubule meeting. Edinburgh, UK, April 19-22, 2015.

 

 

 

Tolić, I. Spindle assembly via rotational diffusion of microtubules. Random Walks and Nonlinear Dynamics in the Life of Cells. Dresden, Germany, May 18-22, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Single-molecule imaging of cytoplasmic dynein in vivo. 40th FEBS Congress, The Biochemical Basis of Life. Berlin, Germany, July 4-9, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. How microtubules search for kinetochores. EMBO Meiosis Conference. Oxford, UK, August 30 – September 4, 2015.

 

 

Risteski, P. Overlap microtubules link sister k-fibres and balance the forces on bi-oriented kinetochores. EMBO Meeting. Birmingham, UK, September 5-8, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle. FEBS3+ Meeting »Molecules of Life«. Portorož, Slovenia, September 16-19, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle. Physics Of Living Matter. Cambridge, UK, September 23-25, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle. Quantitative biology of signaling. Cargèse, France September 27-30, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the mitotic spindle. EMBL Physics of Cells and Tissues. Heidelberg, Germany, September 30-October 2, 2015.

 

 

Tolić, I. Forces in the spindle. DFG-SPP October Meeting. Dresden, Germany, October 10-11, 2015.